RPC IV.1, 5396 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5396 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Paphlagonia
City Amastris
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Obverse inscription ΟΥΗΡΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare head of Marcus Aurelius (lightly bearded - short beard) (with traces of drapery), right
Reverse inscription ΑΜΑϹΤΡΙΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design nude Harpocrates standing, left, wearing tall headdress, raising right hand to mouth, holding cornucopia and chlamys
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference Rec 82(1), Cop 254
Specimens 3 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 552 Rec 82, pl. XX.8, obverse with traces of drapery
2 2     V: GR 15316, worn, on obverse, traces of drapery uncertain, authenticity doubtful: cast?
3 3     Cop: 254, obverse without traces of drapery